Bollywood stars Shraddha Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor announce the release date of their next movie, “Half Girlfriend”, in a cool and innovative way.
Arjun took to Twitter to announce “13 and half weeks to go for #halfgirlfriend #19th may.” The movie is going to be released on May 19.
— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) February 13, 2017
However, the first poster shared by both actors mentions ’13 and half weeks’ till the release of the movie, implying the use of word ‘half’ in movie title also.
In a first for any Hindi film, NBA (National Basketball Association), world’s top basketball league, has collaborated with Half Girlfriend and helped the makers with shooting basketball portions of the film.
The film is based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel “Half Girlfriend” and both its protagonists — Madhav(Arjun) and Riya (Shraddha) — love playing basketball. Keeping this in view, Shraddha and Arjun have got some strenuous training from professional basketball players in the US.
This will be the second time Arjun will be a part of an adaptation based on Bhagat’s book. In 2014, he was seen in the film ‘2 States‘ an adaptation of the book ‘2 States: The Story of My Marriage’.
Directed by Mohit Suri, “Half Girlfriend” is all set to hit the screens on May 19, 2017.